Cali Comparables: What $20 Million Buys in Coastal Los Angeles

You set a certain budget for your house hunt — and you can’t go a penny over it. But what if you want to expand your search a wee bit beyond a specific neighborhood? We decided to play the comparison game by exploring what you can buy for a certain dollar value in various California neighborhoods with a series called “Cali Comparables”. We’re crisscrossing the Golden State to give you an idea of how far your dollar goes in certain areas.

This week we are headed to Coastal Los Angeles. What will a budget of $20 million buy? Let’s find out!

31824 Seafield Drive


Situated on an ocean bluff with stair access to the beach below, this five-bedroom, six-bathroom home is a one-of-a-kind home in Malibu. The home has unique blend of modern and natural finishes that perfectly accents the gorgeous ocean views in nearly every room. The chef’s kitchen is furnished with high-end appliances and plenty of storage for all the necessities. There are many other amenities including a game/media room, Sub-Zero wet bar, and wine cellar. The home also boasts gorgeous outdoor spaces with multiple decks, a spacious patio, and gazebo with large koi pond. 

421 North Saltair Avenue


Located a few miles from the beach, this six-bedroom, nine-bathroom compound is a rare find, sitting on over an acre of land in the heart of Los Angeles. From the moment you pull up to the gated circular motor court, this home exudes Los Angeles flair with its unique blend of style. The home is designed with a chic, modern look and luxurious finishes throughout including vaulted wood beam ceilings. The floor plan is mostly a single-story layout and includes a master suite, office, yoga studio, game room, large gym, and theater. The large living spaces and sprawling backyard are perfect for hosting events with amenities such as a pool, spa, and deck with a full barbecue kitchen.

Alpine Drive


Tucked away in Beverly Hills, this six-bedroom, seven-bathroom home is an extravagant, yet private retreat fit for royalty. The home is a masterpiece, built with materials sourced globally including hand carved doors, custom hardwood, detailed wood accents, and stone countertops that tie in with the natural landscape outdoors.  The home offers a spacious chef’s kitchen and an impressive wine cellar with rows of racks to ensure perfect storage.  Outdoors is a loggia, guest house, pool, spa, and firepit— all features that will entice owners to spend time outside enjoying the unique, lush landscaping.

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